Analysis and interpretation of German election results as they appear.
Germany finally faces its post-Merkel future, with Sunday's election looking fairly clear in its general shape but highly uncertain in its consequences.
Iceland's election on Saturday is a confused affair, with up to nine parties likely to win seats, but it also foreshadows some of the themes of the German election the following day.
Results and analysis from four big recent elections: Norway, California, Russia and Canada.
Russia votes on Sunday to elect another tame parliament for Vladimir Putin, although his party looks like having a reduced majority.
If the polls are right, Norway's Labour Party is set to return to government after eight years in opposition.
There's a new political crisis in Romania to accompany the existing long-running one in neighboring Bulgaria.
Ukraine and other former Soviet republics are celebrating 30 years of independence, but their place in the world still has elements of uncertainty.
France's two traditional parties are both struggling for relevance as they try to settle on a candidate in advance of next year's presidential election.
The political landscape in Germany has shifted quite a bit in the last four months. With a month to go until the election, there could still be more twists in the tale.